Find information on other external scholarships. These aren’t administered by the University of Newcastle so follow the links to get all the info you need.

External scholarships

Here you will find links to information on other great scholarships. These are not administered by the University of Newcastle so follow the links to get all the info you need.

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait IslanderAPS Bendi Lango Initiative - a bursary of $15000 per annum to support postgraduate Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying psychology.

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme


The Aurora Native Title Internship Program


Australian Agriculture Scholarship

 RAS Foundation Rural Scholarship

Russel Harland Memorial Scholarship

ArtsTravelling Marten Bequest Scholarship
Avian Hunter Bird Observers Club Grant
BusinessThe Wimdu Scholarship Programme - $2000 scholarship for any Australian undergraduate or Masters student of Business Administration, Tourism, or Travel who is looking to take up a career in the travel industry. Applications close 25th January.


JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism

DentalSmile Marketing $1000 Dental Scholarship
DesignScholarship for Innovation in Graphic Design, Digital Art and Multimedia
 Arro Home Design Scholarship for Early Career Designers - $500 and Studio opportunity closing 1 November 2015


Home Economics King and Amy O'Malley Trust Scholarships


APPEA Engineering Scholarships

 Sugar Research Institute Scholarship - Scholarship of $7500 and work placement opportunity for an Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical, Electrical) or Science or Technical undergraduate completing in2016. Closes 18 March 2016.


ANU - UoN Summer Vacation Scholarships

 Alison Watson Scholarships - Arthritis and Osteoporosis NSW

Australian-American Fulbright Commission - Find a platform on the global stage - Scholarships valued at up to $40,000 for research or study at a U.S. institution. Open to all disciplines. Applications open now to 1 August 2015.


Australian Bicentennial Scholarships and Fellowships

 Bendigo Bank Scholarships - for Year 12 students commencing undergraduate studies. Closes 25 January 2016
 Brosa Online Retailing Scholarship - AUD$1000 toward tuition fees for a student in Marketing, Business, IT, Computer Science, or Digital Design. Closes 30th October.
 Cessnock City Council Mayoral Scholarships

Charlie Bell Scholarship for Future Leaders


Chevening Scholarships Program

 The Pinnacle Foundation Scholarship - aims to support a 16-24 year old LGBTIQ undertaking study with applications closing 1 October 2015.
 Pocketbook & Zookal Scholarship for entrepreneurs

Rhodes Scholarships

 ShortCourseFinder Scholarship providing $500 to put toward the cost of learning something new.
 Surviving Mesothelioma - James "Rhio" O'Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund supports this scholarship/ essay competition for $1000 awarded 9 times a year.

The Menzies Fellowship and Scholarship Program $3000 scholarship competition.
Fine Arts

Vida Lahey Memorial Travelling Scholarship for emerging Australian artists and art history scholars.

HealthAllied health Clinical Placement Scholarship (NAHSSS)
 Creative Dementia Therapy Scholarship - Applications are invited from a range of disciplines and level of study for this $15,000 prize for a student/students who demonstrate excellence in the area of creative dementia therapy.

NSW Health Rural Allied Health Scholarships and Placements Grants


S.A.R.R.A.H Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Support Scheme Allied Health Undergraduate Stream - Opening for application 2 September 2015


Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Support Scheme Allied Continuing Professional Development Scholarship

 S.A.R.R.A.H Rural and Remote Health Scholarship Opportunities - please look out for application dates in 2016.
InternationalAusAID's Australia Awards for prospective students from developing countries

Australia Awards Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships for citizens of the Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Europe and Americas to undertake study, research and professional development in Australia


Indonesia's Directorate General of Higher Education (DIKTI) Scholarships for Indonesian students


Iraq's Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MoHESR) Scholarships Scheme/Future Capacity Building Program for Iraqi students


Iraq's Scholarship Program of The Higher Committee for Education Development (HCED) for Iraqi students

 Kurdistan's Regional Government (KRG) Human Capacity Development Program in Higher Education (HCDP) for Kurdish students

Kuwait's Ministry of Education Scholarships for Kuwaiti students


Malaysia's Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Scholarships for Malaysian students

 Rotary Peace Fellowships funding studies at one of six Rotary Centers for International Studies in peace and conflict resolution. Local District is seeking more applications from the Newcastle and Hunter Region.
 Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission in Australia (SACM) Scholarships for Saudi students
 Sri Lanka Government Scholarships for Foreign Students
 Thailand's Office of the Civil Service Commission (OCSC) Scholarships for Thai students
 Vietnam International Education Development (VIED) Scholarships for Vietnamese students


DAAD Information Centre Sydney Scholarships (German)


Australian Government - Rio Tinto NTRB Scholarships

MarketingDejan Scholarship for Advancement and Marketing
 HakaTours Marketing Scholarship
 Menulog Scholarship - $1500 for students in Marketing, Business Design and IT
 Online Marketing Scholarship
 Cubic Promote Scholarship for Marketing and Business
 ROI Digital Marketing Scholarship
 The Web Profits Digital Scholarship


Alice Matilda Memorial Scholarship


Medical Rural Bonded (MRB) Scholarships


Rural Australia Medical Undergraduate Scholarship (RAMUS) Scheme

 YourContacts Scholarship is a $1200 scholarship to undergraduate and postgraduate students in the fields of Medicine or Science.


Atlas Copco Scholarship


NSW Health Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships


Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (for Practice Nurses)


Australian College of Nursing Scholarships

NutritionHealthy Living Scholarship worth $2000 from Organics on a Budget. Closes December 2015.


Rural Pharmacy Scholarship Scheme

Students from rural and remote locations who are studying pharmacy or are intending to study pharmacy are invited to apply for the Rural Pharmacy Scholarships for 2016.

Supported by the Australian Government and the Pharmacy Guild of Australia, applications for the scholarships worth up to $40,000 open on Monday, 26 October 2015 and close 31 January 2016.

PhysiotherapyBend and Mend Musculoskeletal Injury Management Scholarship - $1000 for a successful applicant studying Physiotherapy, Sports Science, Pilates. Closes 2 April 2016.
PostgraduateAllied Health Postgraduate Scholarships
PsychologyBayside Psychotherapy Scholarship - $500 scholarship and clinical experience opportunity (Melbourne).
 S.A.R.R.A.H Clinical Psychology Scholarships - Applications open 6 August to 15 October 2015.


ANU Summer Research Scholarships

 Gowrie Scholarship - $5000 per annum. Applications closing 29 January 2016


Rotary Global Grants


Royal Agricultural Society Rural scholarships

 The Bendigo & Adelaide Bank 2015 Scholarship
ScienceYoung Scientist Travel Award
 YourContacts Scholarship is a $1200 scholarship to undergraduate or postgraduate students in the fields of Medicine or Science.


The Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) Scholarships


NSW Teachers Federation Trainee Teachers Scholarships


Teach NSW Teacher Education Scholarships Program

 Aqua Vista Glass Scholarship (for Physical Education Teachers)
TravelBrazil Scholarship Program - Strategy and Marketing $1250 Travel Writing Scholarship. Closes 30 September 2015.

Marten Bequest Travelling Scholarship Travel Scholarships

 Young Scientist Travel Award - advertised March/April


Gallipoli scholarship

 Australian Veterans' Children Assistance Trust (AVCAT)


Australian Federation of Graduate Women NSW Jamieson Award


The Australian Federation of University Women - South Australia Inc. Trust Fund